News & Journalism

Monthly report: July 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 114 influencers like Nieman Lab and Chris Krewson, discussing hashtags such as #TheNewsProjectLive , #BigTechPodcast and #localnews.
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An interview with NBC’s Lester Holt about press freedoms

On Jul 3, 2020
@saleemkhan shared
RT @Poynter: Journalism is under attack. @LesterHoltNBC takes it further. “The truth is under threat,” he said. https://t.co/svyRstWhZ3
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From person-to-person coaching and intensive hands-on seminars to interactive online courses and media reporting, Poynter helps journalists sharpen skills and elevate storytelling throughout their careers.

www.poynter.org
On Jul 3, 2020
@saleemkhan shared
RT @Poynter: Journalism is under attack. @LesterHoltNBC takes it further. “The truth is under threat,” he said. https://t.co/svyRstWhZ3
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An interview with NBC’s Lester Holt about press freedoms

An interview with NBC’s Lester Holt about press freedoms

From person-to-person coaching and intensive hands-on seminars to interactive online courses and media reporting, Poynter helps journalists sharpen skills and elevate storytelling ...

The Future of Journalism

On Jul 9, 2020
@Chanders shared
My wonderful colleague @AccidentalPO did a great job in rounding a bunch of us up for this House of Lords Inquiry into The Future of Journalism. Cc @ianbucknell @ImYuanZeng https://t.co/cXOre1s3y7
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School of Media and Communication academics submit written evidence to address the House of Lords Inquiry on the value of journalism to society.

ahc.leeds.ac.uk
On Jul 9, 2020
@Chanders shared
My wonderful colleague @AccidentalPO did a great job in rounding a bunch of us up for this House of Lords Inquiry into The Future of Journalism. Cc @ianbucknell @ImYuanZeng https://t.co/cXOre1s3y7
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The Future of Journalism

The Future of Journalism

School of Media and Communication academics submit written evidence to address the House of Lords Inquiry on the value of journalism to society.

Digital Start-ups: Great Local News Hope or Disappointment?

On Jul 28, 2020
@jimbrady shared
This is an interesting @LocalNewsIni story I was happy to contribute to. As I said in here, we talk a lot about broad trends in this business, but much of what determines whether a digital publisher makes it or doesn't comes down to basic operations. (1/x) https://t.co/Y1WHPwrFkY
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As many legacy news outlets struggle to survive, industry analysts are looking to digital start-ups as a promising way to revive coverage of local news. After all, digital-only means you don’t need massive presses or barrels of ink or fleets of trucks. ...

On Jul 28, 2020
@jimbrady shared
This is an interesting @LocalNewsIni story I was happy to contribute to. As I said in here, we talk a lot about broad trends in this business, but much of what determines whether a digital publisher makes it or doesn't comes down to basic operations. (1/x) https://t.co/Y1WHPwrFkY
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Digital Start-ups: Great Local News Hope or Disappointment?

Digital Start-ups: Great Local News Hope or Disappointment?

As many legacy news outlets struggle to survive, industry analysts are looking to digital start-ups as a promising way to revive coverage of local news. After all, digital-only means you ...

Backstopping the Civic Function of Journalism

On Jul 16, 2020
@emilybell shared
RT @CIGIonline: Following a discussion with @emilybell for the new episode of the #BigTechPodcast, co-host @taylor_owen considers how the importance of civic and accountability journalism in our democracy has never been more clear. https://t.co/z3S2lYMbde
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Following a discussion with Emily Bell, Taylor Owen considers the many changes in the journalism ecosystem over time and how civic and accountability journalism’s importance to democracy has never been clearer.

www.cigionline.org
On Jul 16, 2020
@emilybell shared
RT @CIGIonline: Following a discussion with @emilybell for the new episode of the #BigTechPodcast, co-host @taylor_owen considers how the importance of civic and accountability journalism in our democracy has never been more clear. https://t.co/z3S2lYMbde
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Backstopping the Civic Function of Journalism

Backstopping the Civic Function of Journalism

Following a discussion with Emily Bell, Taylor Owen considers the many changes in the journalism ecosystem over time and how civic and accountability journalism’s importance to democracy ...

How can technology support the future of public-interest journalism?

On Jul 17, 2020
@macloo shared
RT @Sourcefabric: To celebrate our 10th anniversary we're hosting a series of webinars. Highlights (transcript and video included) from last month’s ‘How can technology support the future of public interest journalism’, with @datatheism @macloo @datatheism & @morelliana. https://t.co/75zeLgTgOS https://t.co/4nUiZkoKlw
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Collaboration and data are both becoming more important for journalists; newsroom software and standalone tools play an important supporting role.

blog.sourcefabric.org
On Jul 17, 2020
@macloo shared
RT @Sourcefabric: To celebrate our 10th anniversary we're hosting a series of webinars. Highlights (transcript and video included) from last month’s ‘How can technology support the future of public interest journalism’, with @datatheism @macloo @datatheism & @morelliana. https://t.co/75zeLgTgOS https://t.co/4nUiZkoKlw
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How can technology support the future of public-interest journalism?

How can technology support the future of public-interest journalism?

Collaboration and data are both becoming more important for journalists; newsroom software and standalone tools play an important supporting role.

'We need to be ready to help': Lion Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry The Digiday Podcast

On Jul 21, 2020
@ckrewson shared
RT @DW_Grant: Me, ready to slug it out for #localnews, after listening to @ckrewson on the @Digiday podcast: https://t.co/MsQ4Z5CtJR https://t.co/NkfZmuEkb6
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‎Show The Digiday Podcast, Ep 'We need to be ready to help': Lion Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry - Jul 20, 2020

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On Jul 21, 2020
@ckrewson shared
RT @DW_Grant: Me, ready to slug it out for #localnews, after listening to @ckrewson on the @Digiday podcast: https://t.co/MsQ4Z5CtJR https://t.co/NkfZmuEkb6
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'We need to be ready to help': Lion Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry The Digiday Podcast

'We need to be ready to help': Lion Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry The Digiday Podcast

‎Show The Digiday Podcast, Ep 'We need to be ready to help': Lion Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry - Jul 20, 2020

BBC reaches record global audience of 468.2m people every week

On Jul 23, 2020
@mediagazer shared
BBC says BBC News is reaching 438.4M people outside the UK each week, up 11% from last year, with the audience in the Americas for its World News channel up 50% (@charlottetobitt / Press Gazette) https://t.co/NWw8oj0yUx https://t.co/RdkJlAuhRy
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The BBC is reaching a record global audience of 468.2m people a week, with BBC News making up 94% of the total.

www.pressgazette.co.uk
On Jul 23, 2020
@mediagazer shared
BBC says BBC News is reaching 438.4M people outside the UK each week, up 11% from last year, with the audience in the Americas for its World News channel up 50% (@charlottetobitt / Press Gazette) https://t.co/NWw8oj0yUx https://t.co/RdkJlAuhRy
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BBC reaches record global audience of 468.2m people every week

BBC reaches record global audience of 468.2m people every week

The BBC is reaching a record global audience of 468.2m people a week, with BBC News making up 94% of the total.

Why Diana Alba-Soular is working on the wellbeing of New Mexico journalism

On Jul 27, 2020
@jcstearns shared
Working on the wellbeing of New Mexico journalists - Local News Lab https://t.co/jvGpbhzHg3
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"Journalists are glad there is somebody on their side when there are so many people trying to tear down journalists or can’t understand the situations that they’re going through."

localnewslab.org
On Jul 27, 2020
@jcstearns shared
Working on the wellbeing of New Mexico journalists - Local News Lab https://t.co/jvGpbhzHg3
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Why Diana Alba-Soular is working on the wellbeing of New Mexico journalism

Why Diana Alba-Soular is working on the wellbeing of New Mexico journalism

"Journalists are glad there is somebody on their side when there are so many people trying to tear down journalists or can’t understand the situations that they’re going through."

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Occasional enemy of the American people. I write about news and the Internet, mostly. Started and ran @niemanlab. Proud Cajun. All opinions mine, not Harvard's.

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